Nearly $15 million in federal funding to support genomics research in health, agriculture and environment
Canada is a world leader in genomics research, producing dramatic breakthroughs in science, and transforming our understanding of the world around us. The results of this research are being used to tackle important challenges and develop innovative solutions, not just in human health, but across diverse sectors of the economy.
We are pleased to inform you that Genome Canada has partnered with the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) on an ongoing funding call entitled the Canadian 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Rapid Research Funding Opportunity.
Large population based data sets hold the promise of transforming research in Canada and around the world.
Today, Genome Canada, together with Natural Resources Canada (NRCan), is pleased to launch a Request for Applications for the 2020 Large-Scale Applied Research Project Competition: Genomics Solutions for Natural Resources and the Environment.
Genome Canada is delighted to announce the selection of Scott Davies as Vice-President, Corporate Services and Chief Financial Officer, effective January 1, 2020.
In this new role, Scott will provide expertise and leadership in the development and implementation of financial and corporate strategies that support the operations of Genome Canada in alignment with its strategic direction.
On behalf of the Board of Directors of Genome Canada, Chair of the Board Dr. Elizabeth Douville announced today the appointment of Dr. Rob Annan as the organization’s new President and CEO, starting January 1, 2020.